Octopus Deploy Downloads

Version 2.6.0

Released Thursday, December 18, 2014

Octopus Server Download for 32-bit/x86 Download for 64-bit/x64 26.3 MB Includes the web portal and central orchestration service. Run this installer on only the central Octopus Deploy server.
Octopus Tentacle Download for 32-bit/x86 Download for 64-bit/x64 21.2 MB Deployment agent service. Run this installer on all of the machines that you plan to deploy software to.
Command Line Download 0.8 MB Octo.exe command line tool for automating Octopus.
TeamCity Plugin Download 1.4 MB Plugin for JetBrains TeamCity 7+.

Release notes

Highlights of 2.6

  • Lifecycles to control promotion and automate deployments
  • Automatic release creation from NuGet push
  • Running steps in parallel
  • Up to 5x faster package uploads
  • Skipping offline machines

Read more about it in the blog post

Changes from build 2.6.0.751 (pre-release) to 2.6.0.778

  • 1392 - Project dashboard reverted - slow loading cannot be fixed until 3.0
  • 1402 - Fixed HTTP bindings displaying SNI as "Undefined"
  • 1391 - Hide promote button when user doesn't have permission on next environment in lifecycle
  • 1387 - Pagination in Internal repository fixed when many versions
  • 1379 - Fixed issue with role case-sensitivity - causing variable scope issues
  • 1384 - Fixed typo in new sc.exe config causing error

Changes from build 2.6.0.749 to 2.6.0.751

  • 1378 - Corrected ordering of deployment steps when the number of steps is greater than 9
  • 1381 - Create configuration variable to enable updating environment variables

Changes from build 2.5.12.666

  • 1277 - Now delete all files during retention policy clean up including read only
  • 1350 - Issue with backups not completing fixed
  • 430 - Built-in support for SNI
  • 1152 - Can now save a team and AD group at the same time
  • 1279 - New configuration variable for maxium concurrent deployments across all projects/environments
  • 1023 - Deployment log no longer showing warnings for tentacles not included in project
  • 1347 - Dollar signs now allowed in custom installation paths
  • 1257 - Max parallelism setting now applied when tentacles are directly downloading
  • 1223 - Deployment now fails if an SSL binding error occurs
  • 1346 - Fixed an issue when deploying a Windows service
  • 1352 - Faster package uploads for listening Tentacles
  • 1256 - Fixed high CPU usage and package file expansion issue
  • 1244 - Lifecycles
  • 1348 - Retention policies now defined in Lifecycles
  • 1182 - Multiple instance installer fixed for polling tentacles
  • 1197 - Ability to skip offline machines when deploying
  • 1204 - OctoPack 3 now correctly packages binaries when a custom OutDir is used
  • 1194 - Fix MissingMethod exception when referencing the Octopus.Client NuGet package
  • 1349 - Red Gate Database post deploy validation can now be turned off
  • 1269 - Better exception handling for IIS authentication configuration
  • 1156 - NuGet.exe updated to 2.8.3 in OctoPack
  • 1275 - Installer improvements
  • 1341 - Package repository cleaner now cleaning deployed packages
  • 1348 - Retention policies now defined on lifecycles

Upgrading

Always take a backup before upgrading your Octopus server. Check our upgrading guide for more information.

Historical releases

Older releases of Octopus are also available for download.